Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Somerset, Kentucky

In Somerset, there is only one respiratory therapy school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of respiratory therapy and respiratory therapy education in Somerset, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Respiratory Therapy Employment

Somerset 230
Kentucky 2,520

Exactly 230 of the 2,520 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Somerset. There has been a 15% decline in the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Somerset has increased.

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Respiratory Therapy employment growth

2,280 2,200 2,470 2,490 2,520
270 250 240 No data 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Somerset

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Somerset

$35,535 $37,200 $39,455 No data $41,080
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Somerset
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Somerset

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset have increased. In 2010 respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset reportedly earned an average salary of $41,080 per year. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset was $35,535 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset

10th percentile
$29,920
25th percentile
$35,035
50th percentile
$40,055
75th percentile
$46,470
90th percentile
$54,305

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $40,055 per year in Somerset. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,920 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $54,305 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Somerset

Respiratory Therapy
$41,080
Nursing
$49,048
Health Science
$68,732

On average respiratory therapy professionals in Somerset earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Somerset.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Somerset

1

Many of Somerset's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of the only accredited respiratory therapy school in the city.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Somerset

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Somerset's respiratory therapy school offers one respiratory therapy degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Somerset

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total20

Approximately 20 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Somerset, Kentucky

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